Centre for Children's Rights
Prof Laura Lundy
Professor of Education Law and Children's Rights
LL.B, LL.M, PhD,
Barrister at Law
Dr Bronagh Byrne
Lecturer, School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work
Prof David Archard
Prof Paul Connolly
Dr Mary-Louise Corr
Prof Jannette Elwood
Dr Stefania Giannakaki
Dr Karen Kerr
Prof Ruth Leitch
Prof Madeleine Leonard
Dr Katrina Lloyd
Dr Alison Mackenzie
Dr Chelsea Marshall
Dr Siobhan McAllister
Dr Sarah Miller
Dr Karen Orr
Dr Dirk Schubotz
News from the Centre for Children's Rights
Research Grant awarded by Council of Europe
The Centre for Children’s Rights has been awarded a research grant by the Council of Europe. The project team consists of Laura Lundy (Principal Investigator), Bronagh Byrne and...
New Visiting Research Fellow
The Centre for Children’s Rights is delighted to welcome Dr Zeynep Kiliç from Istanbul Bilgi University as Visiting Research Fellow. Dr Kiliç is a lecturer in child...
UNICEF - adolescent participation
Laura Lundy was invited to an expert meeting at UNICEF New York in January 2017. She was asked to present her model of children’s rights-based participation and was involved in...
PhD student Amy Brown awarded a Santander Mobility Scholarship
PhD student Amy Brown has been awarded a Santander Mobility Scholarship to travel to the United States to visit Boston College School of Law and the Robert F Kennedy National Resource Centre for...
The Centre for Children's Rights was delighted to welcome Professor Michael Freeman, Visiting Professor of the Centre, in March 2017. Professor Freeman is Emeritus Professor of English Law and...
Lansdown, G., Lundy, L. & Goldhagen, J. (2016) The U.N. convention on the rights of the child: Relevance and application to pediatric clinical bioethics ' Perspectives in Biology and Medicine. 58, 3, p. 252-266
Lundy, L & Byrne, B (2017), The four general principles of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child: the potential value of the approach in other areas of human rights law. in Wandehole, Desmet, Brems (eds) Children’s Rights Law in the Global Human Rights Landscape: Isolation, Inspiration, Integration. Routledge.
Byrne, B. (2016) Do Children still need to Escape Childhood? A Reassessment of John Holt and his Vision for Children’s Rights, International Journal of Children’s Rights, (24) 113-134.
Emerson, L. and Lloyd, K. (2016) Measuring children’s experience of their right to participate in school and community: a rights-based approach. Children and Society. [early online].
Lloyd, K. and Emerson, L. (2016)(Re)examining the relationship between children’s subjective wellbeing and their participation rights. Child Indicators Research. [early online].
Byrne, B & Lundy, L 2015, 'Reconciling Children's Policy and Children's Rights: Barriers to Effective Government Delivery'Children and Society, vol 29, no. 4, pp. 266-276., 10.1111/chso.12045